Oral history interview with Shirley Staschen Triest, 1964 April 12-23
Triest, Shirley Staschen, 1914-
McChesney, Mary Fuller, 1922-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
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Transcript: 46 pages
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 11 min.
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Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of Shirley Statchen Triest conducted by Mary Fuller McChesney at the artist's home in Sebastopol, California, 1964 April 12-23, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Shirley Staschen Triest, 1964 April 12-23. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Transcript available on line at http://www.aaa.si.edu/collections/oralhistories/transcripts/triest64.htm
Shirley Staschen Triest (1914- ) is an illustrator and educator from Woodacre, California.
Conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001